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on wall street. encouraging news about the economy. the gdp grew at a better than expected rate, up 2 for the third quarter. the gdp is the broadest overall measure of the size and strength of the u.s. economy. economists were expecting a growth rate of 1.8%. the number buoyed by an increase in consumer spending and stronger housing market. the air went out of stocks midweek. the dow fell 250 points on wednesday after poor earnings news and the market was flat later in the week. big multinationals did not farewell in earnings. caterpillar missed revenues and dupont fell short and said it would cut 1500 jobs. 3m met kpapt tigss and boeing and proctor & gamble beat expectations. among technology and internet compans, faceboo and dwra hao beat expectations but facebook and disappointed. the ipad mini is lighter than the full size ipad and 7.9 inches and $329. two product launches for microsoft introducing windows 8 than tablet, the surface which retails for $499. it's been anything bau strong earnings season so far. have companies squeezed all of the profits they canm rom the revenues ge
. you for joining us. we a are gearing up for the comg election. ballot with implicatio for economy and our personal portfolio. reaeason it became a househehold name. he was right when he said t thee is one issue ended as the stupid. these elections have party had on our regional economy. the economies are spending heavily here. big money over gambling in washington, d.c. is the univee forr hired to help man the force for what has become e most expensive campaign cycle. here to assess the outcome for meanace and what it could wlet,he man who is see d during the mpaign bruce, the host of the micichael from also l.e washingt business journa thahank you to you a. i have been threatening to take to be on the ow. thank you for joining u you have been looking at thesee start w with want to interviewou did withh the chaian of mgm grand. alked to you about what he for the casino if it is to be built.. a listen to what he had to say. >> we would like to build an resort wou fine dining, restaurants, a great retell, spas, hotel roomsthat to maryland.people it is a different proposition than w
the economy. that has been the message in manassas. >> these are critical times in this country and so you have a choice. america is going to have a choice. he city cannot fix washington from the inside. we will give him that chance. will have 40 straight months of unemployment above 8%. there were fewer new jobs created this month than last month. >> paul ryan has also made frequent visits to virginia. >> do we want to stay on the path that president obama has placed a son? i take it as a no. >> ryan brought the message back to jobs. >> he said this would create jobs and prevent unemployment from getting about 8%. >> another circuit has been his wife ann. he hasshe insists women also need to focus on the economy. >> as we now this economy has had women harder than men. it has been much tougher on them. >> virginia has been the selected site for other major romney messages. he chose emi for his foreign policy address. >> i know the president hope for a safer and prosperous middle east. i share this hope but hope is not a strategy. >> as he did in the debates romney asserts -- inserts the e
/"washington post" poll, stephanie, it shows romney making headway on the economy. who's offering a clear plan. back in july, obama had a 16-point lead on that measure. today, it's tied. we know that president obama is focusing on that now. did you wait too long? >> absolutely not. i mean, you know, it's interesting that you're pointing out your national tracker poll but in the virginia poll that you just cited we are beating mitt romney in terms of who do you trust to get the economy going? in terms of the president's plans, we're happy to talk about them. the president laid them out at the convention. we ran a two-minute ad on it. we have been campaigning across the country on this plan. you know, whether it's putting the best trained workers in place all over this country. bringing jobs back to this country, rather than sending them overseas or doing some nation-building at home. we're ending two wars. using that savings to do nation-building here at home. these are big plans and the president laid them out at the convention and it's a second term of an obama presidency will mean. it stands in sh
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supports... would cost our economy. newspapers called it "economically destructive." like allen's votes to give tax breaks to companies... that ship jobs overseas, his economic plan would... help big corporations, devastating the middle class. allen even voted against tax breaks for small businesses. virginia can't afford to go back to george allen. the democratic senatorial campaign committee.. is responsible for the content of this advertising. prand you're seeing that rightno quit in amnow.a... over five million new jobs. exports up forty one percent. home values... rising. our auto industry... back. and our heroes are comg home. we're not there yet, but we've made real progress and the... last thing we should do is turn back now. here's my plan for the next four years: making education and training a national priority; building on our manufacturing boom; boosting american-made energy; reducing the deficits responsibly by cutting where... we can, and asking the wealthy to pay a little more. and ending the war in afghanistan, so we can... do some nation-building here at home. that's t
. the u.s. economy created 171,0 the last month, but creeped up toate 7.9%. say that this is not the race inake up way. what has happened in the last is already bic into perception. >> mitt romney is in ohio, the president the northeastern corner. latest tracking poll showed that the race is tight, but a slew of data ground state polls edge to the president. >> mitt romney has about 48 adjust that. >> ohioan not be able to escape the political spotlight. president obama will be here day until the election day. >> of course, abc 7 is your for the most up-to-date information. with oure speaking partners at politico about what jobs report mean for president obama and mitt romney. >> the presidential race is just several big items on ballot in maryland. the final day for early in maryland. we are at a polling site in landover. last day of early voting in maryland. see the peopllined up .ehind you you can see this very long at this learning center. this is what people are having endure on this last day of voting. of these people got here this center opened at 8:00 in the morning. far, 1000 peo
allen supports... would cost our economy. newspapers called it "economically destructive." like allen's votes to give tax breaks to companies... that ship jobs overseas, his economic plan would... help big corporaons, devastating the middle class. allen even voted against tax breaks for small businesses. virginia can't afford to go back to george allen. the democratic senatorial campaign committee... is responsible for the content of this advertisising. >> it is beginning to look like christmas. the park service has a new christmas tree for the lighting ceremony. a lottery is being held for tickets to the ceremony. you can enter online at nationaltree.org. >> i was thinking that tree is in danger with the wind. [laughter] >> nothing is safe. >> all of the beautiful trees with the fall leaves, the wind is not great news. lots of anxiety. let's see if we can lessen its for you. let's show you what it is like. today is a good day. a lot of folks in shorts. temperatures heading to 70 degrees. calm in annapolis. they are concerned about storm surge. that is a good possibility.
to come back in the evening. >> all these extra services we have to provide are a drain on our economy and to our businesses. >> and in the shops on market street -- they celebrated the end of what used to be. >> it looks like a methadone clinic around here in the morning. >> someone two doors down cannot sell a product and people can sit on the curb and get high. that is crazy. now they cannot. >> still to come -- a big renovation at about to get underway at the smithsonian. favorite exhibits are on the move. >> now word of a generator recall after hurricane sandy. >> an altercation involving a stafford county deputy leads to the death of a 17-year-old [ earnest ] out of the blue one day we were told to build a 30-foot stage. gathered the guys and we built that 30-foot stage not knowing what it was for. just days later l all ththree shifts were told to assemble inin the warehouse. a group of people walked out on that stage and told us that the pla is now closed and all of you are fired... i looked both ways i looked at the crowd, and...we all just lost our jobs. we don'
. that's what the plan george allen supports... would cost our economy. newspapers called it "economically destructive." like allen's votes to give tax breaks to companies... that ship jobs overseas, his economic plan would... help big corporations, devastating the middle class. allen even voted against tax breaks for small businesses. virginia can't afford to go back to george allen. the democratic senatorial campaign committee... is responsible for the content of this adverting. a west virginia casino launching the biggest ad barrage ever. don't be misled. the washington post says question seven is just... common sense. it'll create 4 4,0 permanent jobs. and stop maryland from losing millions to other states... every year. that's why business, labor, and teachers all support... question seven. and so does the washington post. vote for question seven. it's just common sense. a live look at doppler at 20 past noon. you can see the storm moving areas power outages -- when out, you cans o track conditions from your smart frog and download the abc 7 storm watch app and also f
, would cost our economy. newspapers called it "economically destructive." like allen's votes to give tax breaks to companies... that ship jobs overseas, his economic plan would... help big corporations, devastating the middle class. allen even voted against tax breaks for small businesses. virginia can't afford to go back to george allen. the democratic senatorial campaign committee... is responsible for the content of this advertising. isve and in hd, thi breaking news. >> we want italia's but two news stories. to we will continue follow any developments, in the story. a car left almost unrecognizable after hitting two metro buses. is everyone okay? e told the passengers with minor injuries. want to sit but they will say thecan see part of withtigators on the same the two buses that were hidden. this may have been the result of a police pursuit. the policem not a pursuit. there was an officer that the pursued. this is what we know so far. a:40, route 64 buses were on the .ew hampshire ave they had passed each other going opposite directions when the was struck straight ahead. the impact
're seeing morore and more enthusiasm, more and more support. >> the economy grew at an annual rate of 2%. not gre, but better than expected. the final gdp report prior to the election. right here i have a shaky and i will ask each of you to step out on at. if the e election were held tomorrow mark, who would win? >> i should not go out on any limb given my way, but if the election were held tomorrow, barack obama would win, based on the superior effort of the obama campaign at this point turning out early voters. >> evan? >> butobama the whistle of a long way to go. >> nin >> i hate e doing this but obama because of the ground game. >> colby? >> the national tracking polls has been very close. in the batattle e ground statates, obama still holds a lead and that will put him over the top. >> what is the ground again, mark? >> the organized effort by the campaign over months to identify and not only supppporters but people w who are undecide it, and persuade them on a one by one retail basis. weeks before election day, at you know who your voterers are and you get them to vote. >> in many
... would cost our economy. newspapers called it "economically destructive." like allen's votes to give tax breaks to companies... that ship jobs overseas, his economic plan would... help big corporations, devastating the middle class. allen even voted against tax breaks for small businesses. virginia can't afford to go back to george allen. the democratic senatorial campaign cmittee... is responsible for the content of this advertising. >> we some bread bill earlier in the wind was really blowing. be similar -- we saw bell earlier. it will be similar. it will get a little bit worse earlier.ared to outside right now, light drizzle across much of the area. wind beginning to increase at 22 hour.an 61 is the current temperature in virginia beach. already up 55 miles per hour. gusts up to 50 m.p.h. in rehoboth. wind gusts already of 30 in the district. latest for hurricane sandy. at 75 m.p.h. the north,extract to northeast. this will take a quick turn to left -- to the west making impact across the jersey shore and then the big problems will begin. showers and the heaviest of the now well to th
is almost double the national average. >> to me, he hasn't done anything. economy hasn't gotten better. we're in the same spot we were when bush was the president. >> reporter: and another emotional thing has surfaced. gay marriage. >> i think same sex couples should be able to get married. >> i don't even care what obama says. jesus said marriage is between a man and a woman. >> reporter: this reverend, the pastor of a large african-american congregation in baltimore, is among those profiled in the documentary. a fiery charismatic speaker, he's among a new generation of black religious leaders diving into the political fray. >> this election has far reaching implications. >> reporter: you part ways with the president on the issue of gay marriage. >> yes. i'm against the president on that issue. >> reporter: but he still supports obama. >> i think where it is that the african-american community and the black pastors have got to mature is one issue ought not be able to sever the relationship. >> reporter: are you concerned that some of the black pastors are going to tell their congregations
obama? or bolster romney's claims on the economy? jake tapper is in ohio. good morning, jake. >> reporter: good morning from a barn outside columbus, george. that's right, with this race so close here in ohio, any major event could tip undecideds or soft voters into the obama camp or the romney camp. so, all eyes are on the jobs report in this nail-biter of an election. stumping for votes, the candidates leave no stone unturned. in west virginia, romney was heckled. >> what about the climate? that's what caused the storm. >> reporter: he did some heckling of his own against the president. >> the president said he was going to consider putting in place a secretary of business. i don't think that what we need is another government bureaucrat that supposedly knows something about job creation. i think it would be helpful to have a president that actually understands job creation. >> reporter: as the president did in green bay, vegas, and boulder. fresh from hurricane sandy, he talked unity. >> there's no democrats or republicans during a storm. just fellow americans. >> reporter
and workers that drive our economy now clearly closed but also right now men are down there in the dark on their way to fixing the subway and this city, diane. >> and they show up and say we'll just roll with it as you showed us, chris. thank you so much and one more way in which the superstorm turned the city into a danger zone. that crane, you remember it, knocked over by wind but still attached to a skyscraper and dangling 1,000 feet above the street. 80 tons of steel held by braces until they can dismantle it and get it down, it is still there. and still ahead right here on "world news," newborn babies evacuated from a hospital as the storm rages overhead. new pictures from inside the scarewell. patients whisked to safety and our david muir is there. people really love snapshot from progressive, but don't just listen to me. listen to these happy progressive customers. i plugged in snapshot, and 30 days later, i was saving big on car insurance. with snapshot, i knew what i could save before i switched to progressive. the better i drive, the more i save. i wish our company had somethi
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those who lost their lives would want. >> they would want us to have an economy and have a city going on for those that they left behind. >> reporter: mayor bloomberg has suggested putting a deadline on how late the final runners can cross the finish line on sunday. he has announced the race will be dedicated to the victims of the hurricane and their families. >> there may not be power. that might be scary. >>> we're going to turn to a frightening story out of michigan, where a highway shooter was targeting two dozen vehicles in the state. police are looking for anybody that might be involved. pierre thomas has the latest on that. pierre, this is scary stuff. >> reporter: it is, george. it's a race against time in michigan, as police try to stop someone who has been randomly shooting on the highway. for baseball fans driving along interstate 96, was shot in his left hip. >> first, call the cops. thought maybe a robber or something. on the highway. >> reporter: you see him here on the surveillance tape, limping into a gas station, looking for help. only 30 minutes earlier and only a mi
this devastation. >> i get the economy. i get the charity, part of it. i get that folks have already booked hotels and flights. i get that you want to make a statement that new york is still going to be new york and all that, they're still finding bodies in home. cops and workers have been working for days long shift. it's time to restrain resources and running in all that hoopla that folks just lost everything. there's no right answer. >> i wonder what our viewers think. >> chime in. we will we read some of those responses on monday. >>> coming up our coverage of the aftermath of hurricane sandy continues. >>> up next, we introduce you to some dedicated health workers who are making sure some of our most vulnerable citizens have what they need to survive. >>> first here again is how you can help. you're watching "world news now." every time someone chooses finish over cascade, it sparks a movement. look ! no ugly spots ! and see that shine ! you've got to try finish. because once they try finish, they can't keep it to themselves. i'm switching for good. wow ! awesome ! finish is seriously good. c
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